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Application Developer

Alameda County Information Technology Department Oakland, CA

  • Salary $112,652 to $143,083 Annually
  • Benefits Offered Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, Dental
  • Employment Type Full-Time

Classification: Application Systems Engineer II

PeopleSoft (Financials) Application Development & Support

Alameda County IT Department

Position Type Full-Time Employee – Application Systems Engineer II

Company Name Alameda County Information Technology Department

Location Oakland, CA

Salary $112,652.80-$143,083.20 DOE

Keywords: PeopleSoft, Financials, Systems Analyst, Developer, PeopleTools, Oakland, Alameda County


Alameda County IT is hiring an Application Systems Engineer for PeopleSoft Developer.

Our current environment supports PeopleSoft HRMS 9.2, PeopleSoft Financials 9.2, and PeopleTools 8.55 running on SQL Server 2012.

Our Development environment consists of SQR, App Engine, PeopleCode, and Crystal Reports.

The PeopleSoft Financials Support Team is engaged in development, and on-going maintenance, of PeopleSoft systems with FLUID architecture. This position is in direct support of PeopleSoft systems and modules, specifically AP, GL, AM, Purchasing and Strategic Sourcing. As part of the PeopleSoft team, this position serves as functional and technical analyst for PeopleSoft development projects, and designing of creative solutions to complex business problems, works very closely with business owners and users. A proficiency in FLUID technology, developing, modifying, and supporting existing PeopleSoft menus, pages, components, records, tables, and modifications is critical.

Job Duties include:

  • Lead efforts for analysis of systems and development activities.

  • Ability to work simultaneously on multiple projects and deliverables.

  • Interface with functional resources and users to design, code and test solutions for complex business requirements or problems.


  • Candidates must possess the equivalent of a minimum of eight years of full-time, increasingly responsible experience in systems analysis and development. Experience must include four years in systems analysis, design, and four years of development in PeopleSoft Platform.

  • PeopleSoft experience must include time working in PeopleSoft systems, programming with SQR, SQL Server, PS Query, PeopleTools, PeopleCode, App Designer. Experience with PeopleSoft version 9.1 or higher preferred.

  • Demonstrated strong understanding and application of cross-functional projects.

  • Skilled at communicating technical concepts and problem solutions to business users and peers in an effective manner.

  • Ability to work effectively with staff and representatives from user departments.

  • Skilled at utilizing Microsoft Project, Visio, PowerPoint, SharePoint.

Minimum Requirements for Classification: The equivalent of two years full time experience designing, developing, analyzing, supporting and implementing complex software systems with a Bachelor’s degree with a major in MIS, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a closely related field. Or 5 years of experience without a degree.

Benefits include:

County Defined Benefit Pension Plan, eleven (11) paid holidays a year + initial accrual rate of ten (10) vacation days/yr (increases over time) + seven (7) additional management paid vacation days/year + four (4) floating holidays/year + accrual of thirteen (13) sick days/year. Medical/ Dental/ Vision/ FSA/ Transportation cafeteria benefit selection options, and much more!

Equal Opportunity Employer

Qualified candidates who are extended a conditional offer of employment will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification documents upon hire. Alameda County does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g. H-1B) and an offer of employment shall not be construed as including said sponsorship presently or in the future. No vendor resumes at this time.

Alameda County Information Technology Department

Why Work Here?

Great place to take on meaningful projects that make a difference in the community!

The Information Technology Department (ITD) is the central technology support for the County’s agencies and departments who serve our communities. Our more than 1.5 million residents and countless customers around the world depend on the services the County provides. ITD powers those services in ways that our tech savvy constituents have come to expect; giving them access to services when and where they need them. We are a team of technology professionals and evangelists with a wide-range of technological skills and diverse experiences. We provide great customer service and high-quality products. We are passionate about our work and we are proud of the numerous awards we have won. We are very excited about the cultural change in our department. We are transforming the perceptions of government technology and redefining ourselves. We are “staying ahead of the wave” by fostering innovation, pushing the envelope, and taking risks. We have embraced the entrepreneurial spirit of our start-up neighbors in Silicon Valley. We are more than just technologists though. We are also passionate about our communities. We are volunteers, food drive donors, activists, and humanitarians who love the communities we work and live in. To learn more about the department please visit the Information Technology Department Website.
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